Organizational Behavior in Health Care

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Course No: PUBH.5020-045; SIS Class Nbr: 1286; SIS Term: 2840
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course reviews the organizational structure of healthcare facilities and the behavior of individuals within them. Students analyze the role of administration, human resources, providers and other support staff and apply organizational, behavioral, and social science practice and theory, to the operations of the healthcare organization. Comparison is made between healthcare and non-health care types of industry to highlight the unique characteristics of healthcare workers. An emphasis is also made on leadership styles, organizational culture, and change management within the healthcare organization.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Students with a CSCE career need permission to take Graduate Level Courses.
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  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Robert Holmes
  • Textbook Information

When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2019: May 20 to Jul 01
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

Related Programs: Graduate Certificate in Health Management, M.S. in Health Informatics and Management: Informatics Concentration, M.S. in Health Informatics and Management: Management Concentration

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